Monthly Archives: August 2009

Hand Clasp Grooming recorded in Sierra Leone….!

It is wet, wet, and wet here! August has the highest rainfall on record in Sierra Leone (almost 100cm in one month only) and it is no different this year. Kouze in the rain . Everyone is soaked to the skin. Staff keep taking turns to sit around the kitchen fire in between their busy […]

Hand Clasp Grooming recorded in Sierra Leone….!

It is wet, wet, and wet here! August has the highest rainfall on record in Sierra Leone (almost 100cm in one month only) and it is no different this year. Kouze in the rain . Everyone is soaked to the skin. Staff keep taking turns to sit around the kitchen fire in between their busy […]

No rest for Mama Posseh – another two chimps arrive at Tacugama

Yesterday sadly saw two more small chimps arrive at Tacugama – Abu and Thulani add to the recent orphan arrivals of Chippe, Blama and Sunny and leave us close to bursting at the seams. We now have 96 chimpanzees needing Tacugama’s care. Thulani was taken to the Gola Forest Project team in the south-east of […]

Tacugama newsletter is ready to read

Our July 2009 newsletter is now available for you to catch up on a summary of our work for the first six months of 2009.  Click here to download your copy. . Many thanks to great design work from Ewa and to Rosa, Tess and Frankie for preparing the content. We hope you enjoy reading […]